[hibernate-dev] Copyright notice

Emmanuel Bernard emmanuel at hibernate.org
Tue Oct 6 04:04:18 EDT 2009

Here are a few guidelines on copyright notice.

When you touch an existing file or create a new one, set 2009 to the  
copyright notice (no need to keep the previous year around).

Aside from that the correct copyright notice is as followed:
  - notice Red Hat, Inc. and Red Hat, Inc. and/or its affiliates

  * Hibernate, Relational Persistence for Idiomatic Java
  * Copyright (c) 2009, Red Hat, Inc. and/or its affiliates or third- 
party contributors as
  * indicated by the @author tags or express copyright attribution
  * statements applied by the authors.  All third-party contributions  
  * distributed under license by Red Hat, Inc.
  * This copyrighted material is made available to anyone wishing to  
use, modify,
  * copy, or redistribute it subject to the terms and conditions of  
the GNU
  * Lesser General Public License, as published by the Free Software  
  * This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
  * but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of  
  * or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the GNU Lesser General  
Public License
  * for more details.
  * You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public  
  * along with this distribution; if not, write to:
  * Free Software Foundation, Inc.
  * 51 Franklin Street, Fifth Floor
  * Boston, MA  02110-1301  USA

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